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Obama's Immigration Plan: Expedite 11 Million Illegal Immigrants to Citizenship

Brent150 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 8:08 PM
A friend of mine looked into relocating permanently to New Zealand and pursuing Citizenship there. He discovered he would never be able to jump the financial hurdle they require. I think at the time, he would have had to prove he was worth $1 Million in net-worth, because they have such a generous set of social programs there, they don't want to import people who intend to free-load off their system. They only want you if they can tax you to death to support their poor.
NovusOrdoSeclorum Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 8:14 PM
According to the Department of Internal Affairs, all you need to do is live there for 5 years, not be a criminal, etc. http://www.dia.govt.nz/Services-Citizenship-General-Requirements-for-a-Grant-of-New-Zealand-Citizenship?OpenDocument

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President Obama has wrapped up his $1.6 million campaign event immigration reform speech in Las Vegas, Nevada.

"Now is the time for common sense, comprehensive immigration reform," Obama said.

Piggybacking off of a bipartisan immigration reform plan presented by eight Senators yesterday, Obama called on Congress to quickly come up with legislation.

"We can't allow immigration reform to get bogged down in endless debate," Obama said. "For the first time in years, Republicans and Democrats seem ready to attack this problem together."

Although Obama focused on further enforcement as a top priority for reform,...